KarthikaDwadasi is of great importance during this month. On this day Goddess Lakshmi was born out of churning of ocean. On this auspicious day, the celestial couple Lakshmi and Narayana were married. DwadasiPaarana is a great ritual. King Ambarisha's story reveals several austerities to be observed during KartikaMasam.
Reading and listening of this Ambarisha's story educates about personality development peace of mind and liberation.